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      Spy novels, even when they're indifferently written, are good, convoluted, difficult to follow fun. Olen Steinhauer's "The Tourist," I'm happy to say, is well-written, deftly plotted, intelligent, and, well, still kind of difficult to follow...but that's part of the game, now, isn't it? If it were easy to follow, then we'd all be spies.

    • Randy Affeltranger

      The Tourist by Olen Steinhauer. $8.86. http://yourdailydream.org/showme/dpktd/Bk0t0d2vLfAd0nAoWkUx.html. Author: Olen Steinhauer. Publisher: Minotaur Books; 1 edition (March 3, 2009). 417 pages. Milo Weaver used to be a “tourist” for the CIA—an undercover agent with no home, no identity—but he’s since retired from the field to become a middle-level manager at the CIA’s New York headquarters. He’s acquired a wife, a daughter, and a brownstone in B...

    • Dawn Lamphere

      book club 11.2012

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